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Nature Inspires More Efficient Design For Capturing Solar Energy
2012-01-11 13:42:52

A team of researchers from MIT and Aachen University in Germany have engineered a new kind of concentrated solar power (CSP) plant that allows for a greater yield of energy on a smaller area of land.

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2011-04-12 14:14:45

Google said on Monday that it has invested $168 million to help complete the construction of one of the world's largest solar energy power plants.

2010-06-03 13:23:00

CANOGA PARK, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne received an award of up to $10.2 million from the Department of Energy to design and develop technologies aimed at significantly lowering electricity costs using a Concentrated Solar Power Tower with Thermal Storage (CSP Power Tower).

2009-10-26 08:00:00

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Colin Lippincott Director, Renewable Energy Markets FreeWave Technologies, Inc. Colin Lippincott is the director of renewable energy markets at FreeWave Technologies, Inc. Mr.

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2009-09-10 12:13:25

Google has failed to come up with sufficient breakthrough investment ideas within the green technology sector, but the company continues to work on develop its own new mirror technology that effectively cuts the cost of building solar thermal plants by 25 percent or more.

2009-04-27 13:49:00

- Performance of power tower plant, PS20, exceeded design output during three-day production and operational testing period. - New 20-megawatt solar power plant will produce enough energy to supply 10,000 homes. DENVER, April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the conclusion of the successful three-day production and operational testing period, Abengoa Solar has begun commercial operation of the new PS20 solar power tower plant located at the Solucar Platform, near Seville (Spain).

2008-10-30 18:00:25

Argonaut Private Equity is expanding its investment in the global solar market with an increased stake in SolarReserve, a Santa Monica-based developer of utility scale renewable energy solar power plants.

2008-10-22 18:00:22

Floyd Associates, a privately held consulting firm with operations in strategic development, investment banking, and mergers & acquisitions, announced today that it has completed and published a research report about the global solar power industry.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.